While highly creative, the fiction of J. R. R. Tolkien was influenced by a number of
sources. ... The Lord of the Rings is a sequel to The Hobbit and so shares
influences with it. ... from evil"...
Dec 27, 2012 ... One of the biggest holiday films this year, "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey,"
is based on British writer J.R.R. Tolkien's 1937 fantasy novel.
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frontier has also been argued by author Tom ... However, David S. Bratman,
another scholar of Tolkien's work, does not buy it. Author of the essay, "Hobbit
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Dec 14, 2014 ... Did J.R.R. Tolkien ever write a deeper connection between The Hobbit ... Most of
this you would get simply by reading The Hobbit and The Lord ...
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mention that there is a Kentucky connection to Tolkien and hobbits.
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While recent opinion polls have ranked The Lord of the Rings as one of the most
... talk about his discovery of The Hobbit and his contribution to The Lord of the ...
A manuscript of the poem, written around A.D. 1000, has preserved the ... The
hero must realize that he can become a monster. ... to the two levels—Germanic
and Christian—of Beowulf and The Hobbit. ... University Press of Kentucky, 2001.